New Delhi: Over 50 per cent of India’s eligible adult population is now fully vaccinated against COVID-19, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Sunday as the cumulative vaccine doses administered in the country exceeded 127.61 crore. According to Union Health Ministry officials, over 84.8 per cent of the adult
According to a small clinical trial by the National Institutes of Health, eating only during the daytime might prevent higher glucose levels for night shift workers. The study has been published in the ‘Science Advances Journal’. The findings, the study authors said, could lead to novel behavioural interventions aimed at
Animals convert only a small portion of the fed calories into meat. Ruminants also produce methane, which further accelerates global warming, suggests recent study findings. Furthermore, what we eat also has consequences for our health and animal welfare. When comparing diets, these aspects should also be taken into account. Experts
Mumbai: Maharashtra Health Minister Rajesh Tope on Saturday said the Omicron variant of coronavirus has a higher rate of transmissibility but the symptoms caused by it are mild. In a pre-recorded message, Tope said, “The Omicron variant of novel coronavirus has a higher transmissibility rate but its symptoms are mild.
New Delhi: Omicron variant is not fatal but India should not rule out the possibility of a third COVID-19 wave amid the emerging scenario, said Dr Vikas Bhatia, Executive Director, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Bibinagar on Saturday. While talking to ANI about the new coronavirus variant, Dr
New Delhi: India caters to 70% of the world`s COVID vaccine requirements, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said on Friday in the parliament. Responding to a question in the Lok Sabha on the coronavirus pandemic, he said that two Covid vaccines – Covaxin and ZyCoV-D – developed indigenously by Indian
New Delhi: A day after India reported its first two Omicron COVID variant cases, Union Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya on Friday (December 3) informed Parliament that 18 passengers from ‘at-risk’ countries have tested positive for COVID-19 so far. Mandaviya was replying to a debate on the COVID-19 pandemic in the